Oct 04 2017

An Austro-Hungarian Mapmaking Guide

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryAn Austro-Hungarian Mapmaking Guide

1800s austria-hungary cartography history of cartography military cartography

The Bodleian Map Room Blog posts some excerpts from an 1882 Austro-Hungarian guide to mapmaking. “The Schlüssel und vorlageblatter für den situations zeichnungs unterricht (which translates roughly as ‘Key and template for drawing lessons’) is a teaching aid created by the Institute of Military Geography in the Austro-Hungarian Ministry of War in 1882 for the drawing … Continue reading "An Austro-Hungarian Mapmaking Guide"

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